Two Lega ivory ceremonial billhooks
Lot 780
Two Lega ivory ceremonial billhooks
Sold for US$ 6,000 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Property of various owners
Two Lega ivory ceremonial billhooks
Democratic Republic of Congo, of classical form, the well patinated ivory dance implements covered throughout with circle dot motifs. Fine varigated honey-yellow to orange patina.
length 15 and 13in

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Shango Gallery, Dallas
    Jay Last, California
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